Projects for your classroom

These industry inspired projects provide you with all the learning resources you'll need to teach 3D modeling, whether you're starting a new design program or looking to augment your curriculum.

Filter by software or by industry, and then select from the list of available projects below. Be sure to log in to your Design Academy account so you can download the assets. If you're not yet a member, consider joining today. It's free!

Maker Program Starter Kit

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Architectural Engineering

BIM: Multidisciplinary Coordination

In this project, students will learn how BIM tools can be used to support a multidisciplinary design process. They will...

Computational design for BIM

Computational Design for BIM is an intelligent model-based process that provides a framework for negotiating and influencing the interrelation of...

BIM: Advanced Computational Design

Advanced Computational Design for BIM provides an in-depth look at creating Dynamo graphs to parametrically control and generate Revit elements...

Simulation: Nonlinear Material Analysis

This project presents the theory and methods used to perform nonlinear analyses using Autodesk Simulation.

Simulation: Linear Material Analysis

This project presents the theory and methods used to perform linear analyses using Autodesk Simulation.

Simulation: Dynamic Simulation

This project presents the theory and methods used to perform a dynamic analysis of a mechanical system using the Dynamic...

Simulation: Thermal Analysis

This project explains how to use simulation software to analyze heat transfer.

Fundamentals of Architecture

This project covers the fundamentals of architecture and the associated software skills.

Fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering

In this project you are introduced to the fundamentals of mechanical engineering and the associated software skills.
Engineering, Product Design

F1 in Schools: Helmet Design

Using Fusion 360 you can create the next great Formula One racing helmet, and a case to match!
Maker, Product Design

MP3 Amplifier

Design a MP3 amplifier for a target audience.

Rocket Model: Friction

Think like an engineer: Design a rocket to the moon

Simple Architectural Rendering: Value

Think like an architect: Create a moody architectural rendering

Still Life Drawing: Line

Think like a designer: Sketch a digital still life
Maker, Product Design

USB Pen Drive

Make a USB pen drive that can be 3D printed.

Space: Landscape Painting

Explore space and light through painting a landscape in Sketchbook.

Shape: Park Design

Learn about the importance of shape in composition through designing a park.

Dance Routine

Choreograph a dance routine in Autodesk Maya.

Composition: Animal Poster

Learn about composition and the rule of thirds by creating an animal poster.

Living Area

Use Autodesk Homestyler to design a room that's accessible and beautiful.